Kid Zone and Touch-A-Truck

1 to 2 p.m.- VIP Admission (read as "less lines")

2 to 8 p.m.- Food Truck Rally General Admission

3:30 p.m.- 100-Yard Youth Dash

4:30 p.m.- 5K

6:15 p.m.- Costume Contests (see below!)

7 p.m.- Parade of Trucks


In honor of the upcoming spooky holiday, we're holding the first-ever COD Sunset costume contests at 6:15 p.m. near the stage. Join us in costume and be judged on originality, attention to detail, and receive an overall score.


  • Ages 0 through 11: First 30 in line get an LED foam stick for participation.
  • Ages 12 through 17: $50 movie passes
  • Ages 18+: $100 Visa gift card

Ages 0 through 11:

Each child in 0-11 age group will parade on stage. Parents may accompany young children. 

Ages 12 through 17, and 18+:
First 10 contestants in line for each age group will be judged from the stage according to originality, attention to detail, and receive an overall score. (The remaining contestants will have a chance to walk across the stage after each contest.)


  • Costumes must be family friendly.
  • Absolutely no shooting weapons
  • Event organizers reserve the right to reject an entry based on inappropriate, unsafe, or illegal behavior and/or violations of the family friendly nature of the contest.
  • All judges' decisions are final.



Kids know how to have fun and there will be plenty of free activities for all ages at the 2018 College of DuPage Food Truck Rally & Sunset 5K.

  • Touch-A-Truck
  • Face Painting
  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Games and prizes
  • Pumpkin bounce house



  • DuPage Medical Group
  • Costco
  • Sodexo
  • Eby Brown - Delivering Solutions Daily
  • Skuddlebutts
  • Chiro One Wellness Centers
  • Center for Autism & Related Disorders
  • J3 Timing
  • Five Star Production
  • Costco
  • Locker Shop
  • Top Golf
  • Safe + Fair: TheFood Company
  • McAlister's Deli
  • Rockin' Jump
  • Travanse Living at Wheaton - Life Uplifted
  • Currito
  • Aquafina
  • The Mac
  • WDCB

Contact Information

For More Information:
Ami Chambers
Race Co-Director
(630) 942-3823

Race Registration

Saturday, October 13, 2018

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

  2018 College of DuPage